Rich and Creamy Hot-Chocolate Mix

Dark brown sugar and real vanilla bean heighten the complex flavors of dark chocolate in this decadent beverage mix. 

1  Combine first 5 ingredients in food processor. Scrape seeds from vanilla-bean halves with small, sharp knife. Add seeds to processor. Blend mixture in six 10-second intervals, or until chocolate is finely ground, rapping sides of work bowl with wooden spoon between pulses to settle ingredients. 

2  Transfer mixture to 3-cup jar; add vanilla-bean-pod halves…

Dark brown sugar and real vanilla bean heighten the complex flavors of dark chocolate in this decadent beverage mix. 

1  Combine first 5 ingredients in food processor. Scrape seeds from vanilla-bean halves with small, sharp knife. Add seeds to processor. Blend mixture in six 10-second intervals, or until chocolate is finely ground, rapping sides of work bowl with wooden spoon between pulses to settle ingredients. 

2  Transfer mixture to 3-cup jar; add vanilla-bean-pod halves…